Please RSVP to attend MESA’s fundraiser night at Jason’s Deli on 10/25 between 5PM and 10PM! We need at least 20 RSVPs by 10/22 to make the event happen! RSVP here:
Jason’s Deli is located at 140 Alps Rd, Athens, GA 30606
That’s right! It’s time TO BATTLE! Graduates and Faculty vs. Undergraduates in a winner take all kickball game! Winners get control of the Golden Abacus and bragging rights until spring! Here are the details:
Date: Saturday, October 20th
Game Location: Intramural Fields (Field #4)
Cookout Location: Family & Graduate Housing Community Center
10:15AM – Warm Ups & Socializing
11:00AM (prompt) – THE BATTLE
12:30PMish – Graduate & Faculty Celebratory Cookout Party
12:30PMish – Undergraduate Pity Cookout Party (same location as above cookout party)
To RSVP, go here. Can’t wait to see you there!
It is time for the first Begles of the New Year! Dr. Denise Spangler have opened doors (118 Green Top Way Athens GA 30605) this time to us for our Begles Potluck on Friday, Jan 26th, starting at 5:30PM. Please sign up to bring something for the pot luck here:
We hope you will help us spread the word to other MESA members and Math & Science Education faculty, staff, and students! We also hope to see you there!
We are excited to announce that Dr. Sarah Lubienski from Indiana University will be visiting next week and giving a colloquium!
When: Wednesday, November 15th 3:15pm
Where: Aderhold Room 229
What: “Mathematics Instruction, Achievement and Equity in the U.S.: What Can (and Can’t) National Data Tell Us About Recent Trends?”.
Dr. Sarah Lubienski is a professor of mathematics education at Indiana University. Her research focuses on diverse students’ mathematics outcomes and the policies and practices that shape those outcomes. Dr. Lubienski is co-Chair of the Research in Mathematics Education SIG of AERA as well as a member of the AERA Grants Governing Board. Dr. Lubienski has served as director of several AERA Institutes on Statistical Analysis for Education Policy. Her work has been funded by the Institute of Education Sciences, the National Center of Education Statistics, the National Science Foundation and the Fulbright Program. She recently served as Associate and then Interim Dean of the University of Illinois Graduate College before moving to Indiana University in Bloomington.
We look forward to seeing you next week.
Please pencil in Saturday, Oct 21 (5pm – 9pm) at the University Community Room (710 E Campus Road) for this fun-filled event. Food will be provided by MESA but we request everyone BYOP: bring your own pumpkins! Please let us know if you will attend and, like always, bring friends, family, and significant others. We hope to see you there!
To RSVP, you can use the sign-up sheet posted on the MESA section of the bulletin board outside Room 105 in Aderhold or, if you want to be tech savvy, you can use this Google Sheet. You can also access the signup sheet through the Facebook event on the MESA Group Mathematics Education Student Association.